File A Complaint
    Summary of Procedures for Filing a Complaint Against Licensed Architects

    To file a complaint against a licensee, complete the LSBAE Complaint form and mail/fax to the address and fax number at the bottom of the form COMPLAINT FORM (pdf). In order to investigate the complaint, we must have your name, complete mailing address, and daytime telephone number, including area code. Please provide as much information as possible about the person against whom you are complaining (Respondent).

    Please provide a detailed description of the way the licensed architect has violated any provision of the Architectural Registration Law and Regulations:

    A. Indicate the specific things that were done improperly/incompletely.

    B. Describe the evidence that is available and provide copies of design drawings, correspondence, invoices, or other written items to document the complaint.

    C. Provide the name, address, and daytime telephone number of any witness who can provide testimony.

    D. If you have a signed contract or letter of agreement with the architect, please provide a copy.
If litigation is underway or planned in the near future, it is not necessary to file a complaint at this time. If the court rules in favor of the complainant, please attach a copy of the ruling to the sworn affidavit.